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REPORT: Mane inspires Senegal to beat Tunisia

January 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Sadio Mane scored one and made another as Senegal beat Tunisia 2-0 to go top of Africa Cup of Nations Group B. After Algeria and Zimbabwe had drawn in the opening match of the pool...

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Adebayor return a boost for Togo

March 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Togo striker Emmanuel Adebayor has ended his self-imposed exile from the Hawks and could feature in his country’s clash with Tunisia on Tuesday. The 32-year-old has not appeared for Togo since June 2015. He had...

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ROUND-UP: World Cup 2018 qualification

November 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

A late comeback by Senegal earned them a point away to Madagascar, thanks to an 80th-minute strike by Southampton winger Sadio Mane. The Teranga Lions took a shock 2-0 setback when Faneva Andriatsima and Njiva Rakotoharimalala...

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African Player of the Year nominees announced

October 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

The nominees for the Confederation of African Football’s African Player of the Year Award have been announced this week. Manchester City midfielder and former Ivory Coast international Yaya Toure is a clear favourite for the...

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Kasperczak names Tunisia squad

October 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Tunisia manager Henry Kasperczak has named a 23-man squad to face Gabon on Friday. Veteran centre-back Aymen Abdennour will miss out through injury and so will Houcine Ragued, who has retired from international football. Goalkeepers:...

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Nigeria confirm friendlies against African nations

September 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nigeria have confirmed friendlies against Congo and Cameroon to be held in Belgium, with further friendly dates to be added. The Nigeria Football Federation has confirmed the Super Eagles will take on Congo in Antwerp...

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Full AFCON 2017 Qualifiers Draw

April 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

After choosing Gabon as the host of the 2017 AFCON, the draw for the qualifiers was conducted in Cairo on Wednesday. The draw included Morocco and Tunisia who have been reinstated after previously being banned...

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Tunisia avoid AFCON ban

March 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Tunisia have avoided being banned from the next edition of the Africa Cup of Nations in 2017. The Tunisian Football Federation unsuccessfully appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport against their £34,000 fine, but...

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Abdennour keen on Spurs switch

February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Monaco defender Aymen Abdennour admits interest in a £5 million switch to Tottenham Hotspur this summer. Spurs have taken notice in the out-of-favour defender, who has scored once in the Champions League this season for the...

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Tunisia face AFCON ban

February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Tunisia face being excluded from AFCON 2017 after accusing the Confederation of African Football of cheating. The Carthage Eagles side had until Thursday to apologise to the governing body, after losing their quarter-final tie to Equatorial...

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